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 Dominica - Profile

Facts

Dominica suffered a direct hit by category 5 hurricane Maria’s eyewall in September 2017. As much as 90% of the buildings on Dominica were destroyed and 100% of agriculture was wiped out. The main priority in the rebuild is to reopen schools and repair roofs and building infrastructure. Latest reports are that visiting yachts are welcome and services are getting back on track. At the end of January 2018 there were approx. 40 boats in Portsmouth, many helping with organising materials and the re-build (see latest updates under comments at bottom of page).

Dominica Facts

  • Known as the Commonwealth of Dominica to distinguish it from the Dominican Republic.
  • France ceded possession of the island to Great Britain in 1763. It became an independant state in 1978.
  • The main language is English. Creole (A language primarily based on French with Carib loan words and West African syntax) is also spoken.
  • One of the most mountainous of the Windward Islands, it is Dominica's wild interior that is her main attraction and many head here for the great hiking.

Security

In the last 4 years, Dominica has made huge improvements to improve yacht security and the yacht services training that locals have been given in Dominica to encourage cruising sailors to visit the island.

Dominica is now the model for the other Caribbean islands when it comes to safety for yachts and its occupants.

A group called P.A.Y.S. (Portsmouth Association of Yacht Services) based in Portsmouth, Dominica, has been established. The group is made up of trained certified guides and local businesses that also patrol Prince Rupert Bay 24/7 during the winter sailing season (November to the end of May). They help "yachties" with numerous services and monitor VHF Ch.16 to assist yachties on arrival. Both Portsmouth and Roseau provide on the water security patrols.

The Dominica Marine Association and the Dominica Marine Center has been providing security in the Roseau bay area and is happy to report a 99% perfect record over the 8 years of providing such security.

Based on reports to Noonsite from cruisers, petty theft from yachts is on the rise in the Caribbean in general. Cruisers should take basic safety precautions and use common sense when leaving the boat or going ashore at night. Dinghy thieves operate throughout the Caribbean and best advice is to place your dinghy on deck and chain it overnight.

The Caribbean Safety and Security Net (safetyandsecuritynet@gmail.com) provides information by anchorage or by island, so sailors can plan their cruising in the Caribbean with an eye to appropriate behaviour and precautions wherever they decide to go. Should you have suffered a boarding, robbery or attack on your yacht or have information about a yachting-related security incident, go to the CSSN homepage and click on the "Report an Incident" icon. The associated form is quick and simple to complete and ensures that all the necessary details are reported. The CSSN is the most comprehensive source of Caribbean security incidents against sailors. Remember, it is every cruiser's responsibility to ensure that incidents are reported. Also cruisers can subscribe to e-mail alerts, follow on facebook and twitter and listen to the SSB Voice Service.

Also be sure to check the noonsite Piracy & Safety Pages

Last updated January 2016.

Weather

Dominica is a rainy island, especially June to October, while the hurricane season from June to November should be avoided.

Dominica Meteorological Service

For links to free global weather information, forecast services and extreme weather information see the Noonsite Weather Page

Main Ports

Marigot , Mero , Portsmouth * , Roseau *

* indicates port of entry

Maria
Maria says:
Apr 07, 2018 03:09 AM

Dominica

Alexis from PAYS came in his boat when we were about 40 minutes out. He was actually on his way somewhere, he asked if we would like a mooring and said he’d be back by the time we got to Portsmouth - and he was.
We were safely guided to a buoy. He took my husband to Customs for 40 EC, you can clear in and out of Customs at the same time on Dominica and it only costs 10EC.
He then told us about the tours he can arrange. We opted for the Indian River Cruise - cost was 25 US pp or 140 EC pp.
The hurricane has destroyed lots of the trees on the river and they have fallen, blocking the route. So they have removed them for about a mile,.so they can take people up and down the river. There’s a bar at the end, so be sure to take some cash. No overhanging trees now so no shelter from the sun.

There is a market near the main jetty on Saturday mornings.

Mooring was 25EC a night, Sunday BBQ at PAYS 50EC each (this is an all you can eat and drink - rum punch only!). Beware of the rum punch.

Smithy’s bar is on the right hand side walking from the PAYS dinghy dock. Nice food and reasonably priced.

There was a young lady at Smithy’s who was asking for toys to be donated for the Children’s Xmas party in Dec 2018. So if anyone plans to go there before Xmas - take some toys.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Feb 08, 2018 04:14 PM

An update from Joan Conover, of the SSCA:
Dominica--Surviving with Cruiser Help!

The new communications system from Global Marine Networks, kindly donated to assist in the recovery, is working well! It's an Iridium Glow (Aurora) and offers email, SMS and voice in one easy package. Anyway, with the damages done to the digital cell networks in the islands, it's the only way to be sure you can send and receive messages by text or voice. Once we complete the assist here, we will head to the BVIS, which are from what we can tell, even worse than Dominica as far as recovery efforts.

Here in Dominica..EVERYONE is growing food. Reminds me of the Victory Gardens of WWII, every patch of earth is planted with carrots or tomatoes or cucumbers, etc. Cruisers are busy with several work teams, putting up roofs and fixing foundations for buildings. One of our crew members has been doing hard back breaking digging of trenches to put in a footing for a roof..other cruisers have taken their boat tools and are cutting up tin roofing for patching/repair of damaged buildings. Several cruisers have donated to the young teen feeding program (90 EC a week for all meals) for pregnant teens and young ones whose homes and their kitchens are destroyed.

Boats have organzied in the harbor with a daily VHF chat, lead by our friends of Magoe and Clair Johnson (Macarioadvantage.org) who spend 6 months in harbor establishing programs (school etc..all for non profits)and overseeing the donation flow. Several boats, ours included, have brought in donations from Antiguas ABSAR program, which I think should be a template for the future. This Aurora system from GMN will let us take it to the mountains in a vehicle and let the victims call outside to family, which we will do during the weeks of the 18th.

Slowly the trees are filling out in the rain forest, we will take a tour next week during Yacht Appreication Week (Feb 18-26th). The last day is an all day tour to the Kalinago Territory to see the situation, have a program showing the Kalinago costume and traditions, and a lunch with the group featuring a Kalingo menu. This week starts with carnival..12th and 13th, which will be downsized but people are looking for things to help uplift them. They are all working so very hard.

AND YOU ALL HAVE HELPED DOMINICA! The harbor is being filled with helping boats, who come, help leave and are followed by others. You are getting the word out!! While the PAYS contacts say it's 'slow'--its a heck of a lot better than the VIs or BVIS for passing vessels. Ours was just two boat loads, others like Flying Buzzard took in tons, and every boat is emptying boats stores to cover needs daily. See many burgees flying on many boats, Seven Seas Cruising Association, ARC, OCC..all in there helping as they can. And KPK (SSCA Glen Tuttle and others) have been broadcasting the needs.

I have a special request from Clifton Elementary School up in the mountains for school supplies: Please give to Clifton Primary School(give to PAYS member boat ALBERT whose son ALVIN can take to the prinicpal)- Exercise Books, push pins, books, crayons/pens/pencils,dictionaries, encyclopedias, construction paper, manila folders, tape, K-6 readers, markers dry erase and permanent, art supplies, mobiles, white printing paper, coloring books, paper plates, rubber bands, reward stickers, plastic storage boxes, garbage bins, base 10? materials - in other words schools supplies for the 52 students in the public school there.

Eve & Tom
Eve & Tom says:
Jan 30, 2018 03:44 PM

We stayed in Dominica in January 2018.
There is much devastation around the island: trees are ripped bare and many roofs are (partly) missing. Construction and repairs are in full progress, and the trees have new leaves on them already. People are very friendly and helpful. I think the best thing to do right now is to spend some money (go to a cafe, restaurant, get a mooring, do a tour) and spread the word about the lovely Dominica.

Beware of very strong gusts of wind along the west coast, we saw gusts up to 40 knots and other parts with no wind at all.

ROSEAU

The Anchorage hotel is abandoned and the ‘conspicuous white roof’ described on Navionics is missing.
The moorings in the north of the bay belong to Markus, and the moorings in the south to Seacat. Because of some initial confusion we accidentally took a Seacat mooring - after reading the messages here on Noonsite we wanted to moor with Markus. Markus wasn’t on VHF 16, Seacat was. The moorings were both 40 EC.
Seacat doesn’t have tenders or a dock, so you have to take your dinghy onto the stony beach to pay them and to get to town. Markus uses the dock of an abandoned building, which we also used for our dinghy. The middle part of the dock is gone so you have to walk along narrow concrete beams to get to land. You have to pass through the abandoned building, which we did, also at night. It was not a problem, but we felt a bit insecure at first. We payed Markus 10 EC to watch our boat and gave him a couple of packs of cigarettes, which he was very happy with.
The cruise dock is being used again. We witnessed the first cruise ship dock since the hurricane. The whole town was working and rushing to make everything look fine for the tourists. The hotels near the cruise ship dock are in the final stages of being repaired and the central market place has just opened up again.
Customs and immigration are in the cruise ship terminal. We paid 85 EC for the formalities (2 persons, including a cruise permit). It is possible to check in and out at the same time if you stay less than a week.
Seacat offers tours, but if you’re walking along the road you get plenty of other offers for tours as well. The best offer we got was 100 EC for the waterfalls (for two persons). You can also take a local bus up to Wotton Waven, but they don’t run on Sundays.

PORTSMOUTH

There is a big anchorage here, but we decided to spend some money on a mooring. PAYS offers the moorings for 25 EC a night.
We can really recommend doing an Indian River tour with Eddison. Our guide was called Daniel and we loved his early-morning tour. They are on channel 16 and 8, or can be reached on +1 767 225 3626.
It is amazing to hear first-hand stories about the hurricane from the tour guides and very inspiring to hear how the country is getting back on its feet.

JackyX
JackyX says:
Jan 29, 2018 11:07 PM

Dominica; great place to stay & yachts very welcome!
Our stay in Portsmouth january 23-25 2018
We were hesitant to come to Dominica, not knowing what to expect in terms of hurricane destruction and security, but we heard some very positive experiences from friends. We stayed in Portsmouth for 2 days at anchor, and we can recommend the place to everyone! Portsmouth is being rebuilt, hurricane damage is everywhere but facilities such as customs, banks, grocery stores and restaurants (we had a great dinner art Madiba on the beach) are open. The local PAYS guys look after you very well (we did business with Lawrence of Arabia, highly recommended), they provide water taxi service, take you to the customs office, provide security by nightly patrols, and organise tours (Indian River tour is a must!)
We brought some clothes form martinique for the hurricane victims, this was much appreciated but no obligation, most of all they just want the yachties to come back!

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jan 20, 2018 12:03 PM

If heading to Dominica and wondering what the locals really need at this time (that takes up little space on board) consider:
1. New underwear (for people of all ages and sizes)
2. Shoes/slippers
3. Basic first aid supplies (dressings, antiseptic products, tape, band aids, cough and cold remedies).
Reported by Ken Goodings on the Dominica Cruisers Facebook Page.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jan 04, 2018 05:47 PM

Antigua Barbuda SAR has lots of donations for Dominica at Falmouth Harbour. Boats who can carry cargo early January 2018 contact info@absar.org.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Dec 15, 2017 09:36 AM

Posted on Dominica Cruisers Facebook Page

Although the situation continues to rapidly change for the better, at present visiting cruisers should know:
1. Garbage collection has resumed;
2. Digital, Lime, and Flow offices are open;
3. Although the water supply at the Cabrits cruise ship dock is gone (along with the dock), clean, safe water is available at the public taps along the street and at the PAYS water buoy in the bay;
4. Propane bottles can again be filled in Roseau by PAYS during tours and with special or group arrangements;
5. Although the PAYS office and pavilion is missing some of its roof, the dock is perfectly reassembled, and the ability to host barbecues has been proven by hosting them for the crews of some of the relief ships;
6. Although the Purple Turtle is presently not operating, happily Ray’s Roti Shop, Smithies, Madiba, and some other cruisers’ favourite restaurants are back to normal;
7. The bank and the Credit Union are operating complete with functioning ATM machines;
8. Bakeries are running;
9. Although the MiniCash grocery is still not functioning, Northern Food Supply opened this week and the Picard IGA (near the medical school) is open with limited but growing supplies;
10. The moorings are being reassembled for the season;
11. Yacht security is set to resume with no damage to the security boat.
12. Indian River Tour, Milton Falls, Trafalga Falls, Red Rocks, Cold Volcano, and a growing number of other attractions are open, and one can always take a Post-Maria Tour.
The PAYS organization members are anxious to serve you all this season, and hope you will visit.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Dec 07, 2017 09:51 AM

Reported by the OCC:
Dominica - First Impressions
We went ashore in Dominica this morning and walked into the center of Portsmouth. What a mess. Not to say that they hadn’t done a good job of getting back on their feet – but what a mess! There are spaces full of debris where a house once was. The forest beside the town is broken and battered.
But the people are still Dominicans. Still very happy and friendly. Still very pleased that you’ve come to their island to visit.
In the afternoon, we got together with Jeff, President of PAYS who look after all the moorings and provide security for the Yotties. He immediately set us to work and we dug a trench for a new kitchen wall and counter in the PAYS pavilion – where he’s planning that they will hold their first BBQ of the season on Christmas Eve – just 3 weeks from now.
We’ve also got plans to assist them in refurbishing the pavilion itself which is missing some of its roof, we’re to build a new storage area (so he doesn’t have to store stuff in the Ladies room(!) ) and we’re going to start laying mooring balls tomorrow afternoon. There’s lots to do, and we’re planning on getting on and doing it!
So far we have 4 OCC boats in Dominica for the express purpose of helping out. We’re hoping others will be joining us in the coming days as there’s lots to be done!

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Dec 04, 2017 11:22 AM

Reported on Martinique Cruisers facebook group:
Dominica is good for receiving visitors. Due to break down I have been in prince Rupert bay for 2 weeks. Every night there are now 6 to 10 boats anchored or moored. Dominica needs your help to get back to somewhat of a normal life. Come spend some time and money here. Take a tour, buy a beer.
There are two bakeries open in Portsmouth 6 days a week. Help this wonderful island with your support. And yes pack a few extras to give away. Tarpaulins are still needed. They don't last long in the sun. And two months on there are still people living in badly damaged houses. So yes please stop in on your way north or south. Customs and immigration and the PAYS guys are all operating.
Is it as safe as any other island. In Portsmouth there are shops open. They don't have vast stores but most cruisers carry their own stores. As I said 2 bakery's working. 6 days a week. PAYS guys who look after the moorings and the needs or cruisers are active. Gasoline stations - 2 are open. Some bars are even open. Every day a few more houses get connected to the grid. It will be a long recovery. Come see for yourself. Help in the recovery any way you can. Nature is coming back as best it can. Dominica will be beautiful again. If nothing else come and see what a hurricane can do to an island. The power must have been horrifying and terrifying to witness.
Please don't by-pass Portsmouth. Drop in, stay a few days and post your views too.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Oct 10, 2017 11:34 AM

LIAT RESTARTS LIMITED COMMERCIAL SERVICE TO DOMINICA
Following the opening announcement by Prime Minister of Dominica, Hon. Roosevelt Skerritt, LIAT will resume a limited commercial service to Douglas Charles Airport as we begin to normalize operations following Hurricane Maria.
The service will operate daily alternating between the hubs of Antigua and Barbados. Interim Chief Commercial Officer Audra Walker stated that this frequency is done as the airline has to work with several challenges as well as concern for its staff. “We were the first airline back into Dominica and our staff has worked tirelessly from the first flight two days after Hurricane Maria as well as when we did our relief flights even with their own difficulties. We are assisting them with getting back to a sense of normalcy.” She further stated that there were still challenges with connectivity from Dominica which would mean the use of a manual system for operations.
The re-introduction of the commercial service will also see the lifting of restrictions on who can travel into the Commonwealth of Dominica. Any person can now book via the website or Call Centre under the normal travel requirements.
The new schedule will see LIAT operating a return flight from Antigua to Dominica on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday while the daily return flight to Barbados will operate on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. This schedule will run until November 7th when the airline will review and update its schedule into affected territories for the winter season.

holrobert
holrobert says:
Mar 15, 2017 02:18 AM

During our stay on March 10 2017 an old neglected coaster sank in Prince Rupert Bay. It is just under the surface. Coordinates 15 34 66N, 61 27 75W. We left Rupert Bay on the 11th, the danger was not yet marked by then.

Knuth
Knuth says:
Feb 24, 2017 12:47 AM

we had so huge expectations in Dominica, BUT...
1. no more a 'secret island' - it is very, very touristic!!
2. too much boats at Portsmouth/Prince Rupert bay! Minimum > 70 Y's creating lots of traffic and, and, and...
3. horrible night, since the disco music nera PAYS started at 09:00 pm and did not stop before 04:30am !!!!! And it was so noisy, no chance to sleep!
4. very choppy and swelly, every day, independent there was no wind at all.
5. you pay for everything, also for every waste bin you want to get rid of ...

rochero
rochero says:
Jun 09, 2016 10:05 PM

We stay in Dominica in May 2016, half of the time in Portsmouth, half of it in Roseau. We loved it: Very respectful boat boys, very helpful and kind,especially with the kids. The same applies to the local population in Portsmouth and surrounding villages:Always a smile and a few nice words. People are generous, we recived a lot of fruits or veggies when hiking. We always felt safe, even in Roseau, despite there are a few beggers. The island is very clean, no litter (there has been a lot of education made on that matter lately). Overall, we found people very nice and respectful, probably due to the influence of the rastafarism culture, very present over there.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jan 18, 2016 12:43 PM

DOMINICA'S FIRST YACHTIE APPRECIATION WEEK
February 14 to 21, 2016
Organised to celebrate the installation of a new mooring field in Prince Rupert's Bay. All visiting yachts will receive free moorings, discounted island tours, and nightly socials. As a bonus, St. Maarten Yacht Club will help organize a Rally/Race to get boats from the island of Dominica to St. Maarten in time for the St. Maarten Heineken regatta.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Oct 14, 2015 09:39 PM

The Islanders still need help following tropical storm Erika that devastated the island in 2015. If planning on visiting Dominica, read the news item adjacent re. items that are still urgently needed (including diapers/nappies for children, school items, Christmas toys, female products/pads, and other basics.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Apr 09, 2015 12:29 PM

Posted by Chris Doyle on the Dominica Cruisers (PAYS) Facebook Page
Indian River

It does not matter how many times I go up the Indian river, it is still as magical as ever. The addition of the Calypso's hut which grows organically out of the mangroves is a lovely addition. It is is a crying shame that the land surrounding the river has is privately owned and has no protective ordinance. Some of this land is now being sold off and some of the drainage swamp for the area is being filled. When it rains this means more water will pour down the river changing its ecology. This could end up being a tragedy for a site that is unique in the eastern Caribbean. Go enjoy it while you can!
www.doyleguides.com

DominicaMarine
DominicaMarine says:
Mar 18, 2015 09:16 PM

No one likes to hear arguments but arguments are what they are until being resolved. I believe Roseau is not immune from arguments such as any capital city or country side in the World. Why is someone posting on Noonsite about two guys arguing is beyond me. Litter is an issue for me because I love a clean place . We are resolving it till there are no paper or plastics on our beaches and road drains. Still not worthy for Noonsite as we are not immune to litter.

DRoss
DRoss says:
Mar 15, 2015 04:34 PM

I have to post that we find the exact opposite. We were in Portsmouth for 2 weeks and now in Roseau for 10 days. The PAYS guys are wonderful in Portsmouth and, while not so organised, we're happy with what we have found in Roseau. In addition we're traveling with other boats (5 in Portsmouth, 3 in Roseau) and we are all quite happy here. Go figure!

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Feb 16, 2015 07:06 PM

Posted on behalf of Vivianne Perazelli (Canada)
Hi, I finally decided to send you an update on this paradise island, as they like to call it here. We arrived here 6 weeks ago and due to our broke down engine, we are here for a while. On a morring in Roseau ( Newtown), we just about had anough witnessing to constant battles between the "canoe boys". It is not fun to hear ...I will shoot you you f..... For us it's the last time we come here. The streets are filthy, garbage everywhere, taxi drivers that never leave you alone. Not fun !!!

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Volunteer Boatlifts Help Storm-Battered Dominica

Volunteer Boatlifts Help Storm-Battered Dominica  (09 Nov 2017)

Reliable Sites for Caribbean Hurricane Relief Donations

Reliable Sites for Caribbean Hurricane Relief Donations  (06 Nov 2017)

Caribbean: Tracking Sargassum Seaweed 'Invasions' via Satellite

Caribbean: Tracking Sargassum Seaweed 'Invasions' via Satellite  (16 Oct 2017)

Urgent: Information required from vessels travelling to Dominica

Urgent: Information required from vessels travelling to Dominica  (28 Sep 2017)

Hurricane Maria leaves Puerto Rico without power and has devastated Dominica

Hurricane Maria leaves Puerto Rico without power and has devastated Dominica  (20 Sep 2017)

Hurricane Maria, poses a significant threat to Irma-devastated areas in the northern Caribbean early this week

Hurricane Maria, poses a significant threat to Irma-devastated areas in the northern Caribbean early this week  (18 Sep 2017)

CSSN Annual Report 2016 Reported Yacht Crime – Caribbean

CSSN Annual Report 2016 Reported Yacht Crime – Caribbean  (23 Feb 2017)

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Caribbean, Dominica: Don't miss this year's "Yachtie Appreciation Week"  (21 Jan 2017)

Caribbean, BVIs: Search for Cruising Family's Abandoned Yacht

Caribbean, BVIs: Search for Cruising Family's Abandoned Yacht  (18 Jan 2017)

Matthew now a Category 3 major Hurricane

Matthew now a Category 3 major Hurricane   (29 Sep 2016)

Free Cruising Guides announce newly updated Caribbean Island Guides

Free Cruising Guides announce newly updated Caribbean Island Guides  (18 Mar 2016)

Cyber-Crime Scams Against Yachts in the Caribbean - CSSN Special Report

Cyber-Crime Scams Against Yachts in the Caribbean - CSSN Special Report  (17 Feb 2016)

Caribbean, Dominica: A new mooring field in Prince Rupert's Bay will be celebrated at the P.A.Y.S. "Yachtie Appreciation Week"

Caribbean, Dominica: A new mooring field in Prince Rupert's Bay will be celebrated at the P.A.Y.S. "Yachtie Appreciation Week"  (18 Jan 2016)

Caribbean Bound? Some Useful Noonsite Articles and Links

Caribbean Bound? Some Useful Noonsite Articles and Links  (22 Oct 2015)

Cruising the Caribbean: Free Cruising Guides Unveils New Website

Cruising the Caribbean: Free Cruising Guides Unveils New Website  (15 Oct 2015)

Caribbean, Dominica: How you can help - updated

Caribbean, Dominica: How you can help - updated  (13 Sep 2015)

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Caribbean, Dominica: Tropical Storm Erika kills at least 20  (28 Aug 2015)

2015 Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Forecast

2015 Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Forecast  (12 Apr 2015)

Realignment of Caribbean sailing organizations

Realignment of Caribbean sailing organizations  (08 May 2014)

Caribbean Earthquake of M6.5 Strikes off Barbados, 18 February 2014

Caribbean Earthquake of M6.5 Strikes off Barbados, 18 February 2014  (19 Feb 2014)

St. Vincent: Flooding Disaster - how you can help

St. Vincent: Flooding Disaster - how you can help  (13 Jan 2014)

Dominica joins the Caribbean Marine Association

Dominica joins the Caribbean Marine Association  (11 Nov 2013)

Coconut Telegraph is Moving

Coconut Telegraph is Moving  (06 Aug 2013)

NOAA predicts active 2013 Atlantic hurricane season

NOAA predicts active 2013 Atlantic hurricane season  (23 May 2013)

Great New Service for noonsite users: Get notified of cruising news, reports and country updates as they are posted

Great New Service for noonsite users: Get notified of cruising news, reports and country updates as they are posted  (23 May 2013)

The Caribbean Directory of Marine Services and Vendors launched this week

The Caribbean Directory of Marine Services and Vendors launched this week  (15 May 2013)

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Caribbean Safety and Security Online User Survey: Results now published  (10 Apr 2013)

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A Thinking Mans Guide to Voyages South - the many facets of Caribbean Cruising  (10 Jan 2013)

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A Free Cruising Guide to the Lesser Antilles   (22 Jul 2012)

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eSeaClear, Easy Clearance for the Caribbean, Temporarily Suspended   (13 Jul 2012)

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Caribbean Free Cruising Guides - New Editions  (04 Apr 2012)

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New Webcast Service for Caribbean Weather  (20 Oct 2010)

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Recent Yacht Attacks in Dominica - Offenders Caught  (26 Jul 2009)

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Caribbean: Recent Attack in Dominica  (01 Jun 2009)

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Caribbean: Dominica - Yacht Boarded, Crew Attacked and Robbed   (20 May 2009)

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Cruising Guide To The Leeward Islands  (27 Nov 2007)

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Book Review: Cruising Guide to the Leeward Islands  (12 Feb 2007)